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Feb 29th, 2008
Dude in Scary Clown Mask
So I'm picking up Hon with the kids at the Bus stop when this 6 foot 1 dude saunters by all dressed in white wearing a frightening clown mask. He scared the Hell out of my young daughters. I decide to follow him as he approaches two young skateboarders. ...
(by Hoof Hearted)
3 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Maryland office park
3 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Maryland office park (CNN) Radee Labeeb Prince, the suspect in Wednesday morning's shooting at a business in Maryland, also is a suspect in a shooting that happened later in the morning in Wilmington, Delaware,...
So you went hiking in Afghanistan and you met the Taliban
Boyle, 33, who is Canadian, and Coleman, his 31-year-old American wife, have been held by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network since October 2012. They were kidnapped near Kabul, Afghanistan, during a backpacking trip through Central Asia. Coleman says...
Oct 18th, 2017 by JLM
It's a crock of Bull sh*t!
A Vancouver man's S.I.N. has evaporated into cyber space since his mother died a week ago. Our high paid bureaucraps extinguished his instead of his Mother's and he's been told it will be a month until it will be reinstated. Until such time he can't...
Why is the CBC website so censored
I also post on CBC.ca under my real name and I find it an extremely censored site. They very seldom open up hot news stories to commenting. Its very frustrating. For instance they are are renovating their website and do not allow any comments on any of...
Oct 17th, 2017 by MHz
U.S. wants power taken away from panel handling NAFTA disputes
Negotiations are always fun to watch. The proposals and the procedure are being described as, "Shocking, the mood has gone from bad to worse, full of tension, challenging". IOW, it's business as usual. Each side is jockeying for the best deal. Position...
Oct 17th, 2017 by Nanoose
Mudslide hits Puerto Rico neighborhood that Trump visited
2 weeks to late.. :( It shouldn't have taken Trump down the river with the rest of thr garbage. Guaynabo, Puerto Rico (CNN) Torrential rains washed away weeks of clean-up and brought new problems for Puerto Ricans on Monday. A small creek a few...
Ozzy Osbourne's guitar raises money for hospice
A guitar signed by Ozzy Osbourne has raised 1,000 at a fundraising night for a hospice. It was donated to the hospice in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, by the Black Sabbath singer and his wife Sharon. The event was organised by Mark Campbell,...
Hogwarts Express rescues stranded family
A family stranded in the Scottish Highlands have been rescued by the "Hogwarts Express" steam train. Jon and Helen Cluett and their four young children were staying at a remote bothy (a small hut or cottage) in Lochaber when their canoe was swept...
Man gets hit by bus, stands up and goes into pub
Simon Smith was walking down Gun Street in Reading, Berkshire, when he got hit by a purple double-decker bus. But Simon is British so, rather than letting a little thing like being hit by a double-decker bus get him down, he merely got up and walked...
First commerical flight lands on remote British island
The first scheduled commercial airline service to the remote British island of St Helena in the south Atlantic has touched down safely. The virgin flight, an SA Airlink service from South Africa, ends the island's long-standing reliance on a ship...
Oct 14th, 2017 by petros
The Shame of The University of New Hampshire
The basic facts behind Morins viral fame are true. He really did work as a librarian for 49 years, he really did amass a fortune of $4 million, and he really did keep that fortune a secret. After Morin found out in 2014 that he had colon cancer, he spent...
Designated Ugly Fat Friend
Sophie Gregoire looks like a DUFF next to Ivanka. When I was young, I used to kinda look like Brad Pitt on crack. Now sadly, I...
(by Hoof Hearted)
Theresa May sets out Brexit options including 'no deal'
Theresa May sets out Brexit options including 'no deal' - BBC News Brexit looks like trying to pull teeth out. If no deal is reached, then the UK may have no choice but to go the way of Singapore to survive. Unilaterally drop all tariffs, maybe...
Knights Templar mugs? They're offensive!
A market stall holder has been banned from having a stand in a town centre because she was selling 'offensive' Knights Templar coffee mugs. Tina Gayle has been prohibited from having a stall in Loughborough Market after someone complained about the...
Angler almost died after Dover sole jumped into his mouth
An angler had to be resuscitated after accidentally swallowing a fish he had just caught. The man was kissing the Dover sole in celebration of his catch when the six-inch (14cm) fish wriggled out of his hand and jumped into his mouth, a friend...
Oct 12th, 2017 by MHz
The Queen will not lay a wreath at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday
Throughout her 65-year reign, she has regarded it as her most sacred duty. But next month, for the first time, the Queen will attend Britains Remembrance Sunday commemorations as a spectator. Buckingham Palace has announced that she will watch the...
Too much cheese lands driver in a pickle
A van driver was pulled over by police as he had too much cheese on board. Officers found the vehicle had about 2,822lb of cheese inside, in Sawtry, Cambridgeshire on Monday. Too much cheese lands van man in pickle with police 10 October 2017 ...
2 truckers drivers try to smuggle 11 into Canada
Two commercial truck drivers have been charged under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act after 11 foreign nationals were found inside their truck traveling on the Ambassador Bridge. The Canada Border Services Agency announced Tuesday that...
Oct 10th, 2017 by petros
Medically unfit for deployment in Canada Will Get a Job
I say well done if this helps solve the homeless/suicide issue.......... The Canadian military is redesigning itself to make room for troops who may not be "deployable," but are still "employable," the country's top general said. The remarks by...
Oct 9th, 2017 by MHz
Britain draws up battle plan for war with North Korea
Britain is reportedly preparing for the possibility of war breaking out with North Korea as concerns rise that another provocative missile test could trigger a military response by the US. British officials have drawn up military plans for a...
Car hits pedestrians near London's Natural History Museum
Several pedestrians have been injured after a car hit people near the Natural History Museum in London, police say. The Metropolitan Police said one person had been detained following the incident in Exhibition Road in South Kensington Natural...
Oct 6th, 2017 by MHz
Dog on highway didn’t want to leave dead dog’s side, police say
Dog on highway didnt want to leave dead dogs side, police say THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, October 05, 2017 06:43 PM EDT | Updated: Thursday, October 05, 2017 06:47 PM EDT NEWARK, N.J. Police in New Jersey say they had to coax a...
Liberal MP Darshan Kang breaks & harassment probe
According to Ottawa-based newspaper the Hill Times, a young female staffer at Kangs northeast Calgary constituency office filed the complaint in June with Chief Liberal Whip Pablo Rodriguez. Liberal MP Darshan Kang breaks silence amid harassment probe...
Oct 3rd, 2017 by Mowich
To All the Whimpering Righties. . .
Constantly on about how MEAN everybody is to you. Turns out y'all get PC protection too. CBS fired a company executive Monday after she criticized some victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting as Republican gun toters who did not deserve sympathy. ...
Two killed in Marseille terror attack
Two people have been killed in a knife attack at Marseille's Saint Charles train station. The assailant has been shot dead by security forces in the southern French city. The incident is being treated as an act of terrorism, officials say. ...
Train of Life
Copy/Paste. The Train of Life: At birth we boarded the train and met our parents,
Oct 2nd, 2017 by MHz
For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks By Dan Lamothe September 21 The Marine Corps expects to soon have its first female infantry officer, a historic first...
Irma, Maria unearth answers to 59-year-old flying mystery
Irma, Maria unearth answers to 59-year-old flying mystery The family of an RCAF pilot who went missing while on a training mission with the US Navy, may be closer to some answers regarding his disappearance in 1958. CTV News | News Video - Top...